Collect Breast Cancer Patients' Digital Mammography Images With Corresponding Reports for the Development of Software

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Recruitment Status : Terminated (not enough personnel to conduct study at site)
First Posted : September 9, 2008
Last Update Posted : January 19, 2011
Information provided by:
WellSpan Health

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this case collection effort is software design by R2 Technologies, Inc., The information received from Women's Imaging will be provided to the Case Collection, Data Management and Algorithm/software design and development teams who are responsible for the receipt of patient data and management of such data; and creation, testing and validation of R2 Technologies, Inc., for Computer Aided Detection (CAD) and new digital image archiving software design.

Condition or disease
Breast Cancer

Detailed Description:
The information is necessary for Sponsor development efforts and will be utilized as a viewing tool with supporting written documentation of the findings on each image itself. The information will be used to develop algorithms that will foster development of CAD software. The information in each image and/or accompanying written clinical case documentation will not be analyzed in any way for clinical events

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: R2 Case Collection
Study Start Date : May 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2011

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Breast Cancer

a sum of at least 200 cancer cases, mammographically visible, on at least one image view (including masses and calcifications)

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Known breast cancer patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • subjects with known breast cancer ages 18 and over
  • case images originating from Women's imaging or one of the affiliated screening centers. Raw images must be available for each image
  • source documents or mammographic interpretation must be available

Exclusion Criteria:

  • 17 or younger

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00749255

United States, Pennsylvania
Women's Imaging @ WellSpan Health
York, Pennsylvania, United States, 17403
Sponsors and Collaborators
WellSpan Health
Principal Investigator: Misty Hicks, RTRM Women's Imaging @ WellSpan Health

Responsible Party: Misty Hicks, RTRM, Women's Imaging Identifier: NCT00749255     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0708052
First Posted: September 9, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 19, 2011
Last Verified: January 2011

Keywords provided by WellSpan Health:
Breast Cancer
Digital archiver software

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases